Fernando Venegas Traba
Fernando Venegas Traba was born in Punta Arenas, Chile in 1981. His work as a filmmaker is centered on social issues and art. In 2014 he won a Fulbright Scholarship that allowed him to pursue a Masters in Social Documentary Film at the School of Visual Arts in New York City. His thesis film and first feature is centered in female "breakers" [breakdancers], exploring gender issues and the culture of Hip-Hop. He also garnered a filmmaking fellowship with the Ballet Hispanico dance company during his time in NYC.